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Fiction » Historical » USA
Patsy by Dave Hinrichs
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story that has been waiting to be told for 50 years. What happened on that fateful day in Dallas when Kennedy was shot and the chilling events leading up to the assassination. Lee Harvey Oswald is cast in the title role… but he sheds that role and becomes the leading man in this drama that shocked the nation – and the world – and gives him what he had been searching for his whole life.
Remember Wake by Teresa Funke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story. . . December, 1941—Tiny Wake Island is under attack. This compelling novel of World War II tells the true story of the civilian men captured on Wake and enslaved in Japanese prison camps and the women they left behind.
Hot Coffee on the Mississippi by Mike West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
“Hot Coffee on the Mississippi” takes place during the great depression of the 1930’s near a town named Hot Coffee. The father, Jim York, loses his job and is forced to make their small farm support his family, and they all work together to survive. The York family has hard times and good times during those depression years.
Benjamin Street by Rick Barrett
Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Why would a wealthy 74 year-old man want to renovate a dilapidated apartment building in a poor section of a crime- ridden city? Jack Bartlett is driven by memories both wonderful and horrendous during his tenure there in 1943. Inner demons now make the resurrection of the tired building his one and only priority.
The New Adventures of Jim Anthony, Super-Detective by Josh Reynolds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 1 review)
A smothering fog of doom heralds a terror that leaves a pile of bloody corpses in a busy subway station! The Death's Head Cloud strikes swiftly, snaring innocents in its foul grip, leaving madness and death in its wake! Will im Anthony be able to solve this mystery or will he also succumb to this terrible menace?
Kingfish Ascendant Book One: The Rise of Huey Long by Joe Alfieri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Before his inauguration, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is assassinated in Miami. On a train to Washington D.C., Sen. Huey Long devises a plan to take FDR’s place. Turmoil erupts when he claims to be the true heir to FDR, challenging the political establishment. The army is called out as violence spreads. Will the nation survive the chaos, or turn to the fiery populist from Louisiana as a savior?
Midnight Riders by Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,430. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Your history textbook never told you this version of the American Revolution! Werewolves, vampires, zombies, witches - and those oh so pesky British!
An Unlikely Conclusion by Patty Wiseman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A train wreck threatens her future; a long kept secret threatens to destroy her past. Just when she begins to feel safe the terror begins again. One moment in time, on what should be the happiest day of her life, changes everything. Does Ruth have the strength to fight the chain reaction that finally reveals a shocking secret? Detroit in 1929 may be the scene of an unlikely conclusion.
Forward to Camelot: 50th Anniversary Edition by Susan Sloate
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,840. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA(3.00 from 1 review)
Cady Cuyler returns to 1963 for the Bible used to swear in Lyndon Johnson after President Kennedy’s assassination—while also discovering why her father disappeared in the same city on the same tragic day. Finding frightening links between them will lead Cady to a far more perilous mission: to somehow prevent the President’s murder, with one unlikely ally: an ex-Marine named Lee Harvey Oswald.
The Interviews by Edwin W. Biederman, Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This continues the story begun in Polar 44 Ring 5. The end off his time in the Air Force brings him to graduate school at a state university where he meets his future wife, Gail. Shortly after receiving his Ph.D., he marries Gail, and they head to the southwest where Ken begins his job doing exploration research for an oil company. As the years pass, Ken and Gail build a new home and family.
Cursed Soldier by Laura Lee McKellips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
Little Book by Douglas Nordfors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This novel takes the reader into the mind of Ralph Waldo Emerson during the months he wrote his first book, "Nature," when he was in his early '30s, as well as re-creates the major events of his life leading up to that point, from early childhood up to his marriage to his second wife.
The Last Mission by William P. Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
In World War II, American bombers flew over Germany from bases in England. These missions were a horrific lottery in which, for no apparent reason, some men lived and others died. A lifetime later one of the survivors returns to his base with the answer to an unsolved wartime murder, needing to know the fate of an English girl he loved and abandoned, and seeking the reason why his life was spared.
Texas Rain Dance by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The most publicized drought was during the 1930s. However, from 1950 ~ 1957 there was an equally, if not more severe drought, in the Midwest of the USA. This historical story is fiction based upon fact. It's a story of one family who experienced the hardship of those times in Los Angelo, Texas.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time” by Kathleen Cook Huebbe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Tara's Forgotten Son by Lana Mowdy
Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
Between Rail and River by James Rada, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
Viva Cuba Libre by Virginia Geddes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Screenplays » Drama
This screenplay is a fictionalized drama of the real involvement of a young British man in the leadership of the Cuban counterrevolutionary organization "Unidad Revolucionária", supported and ultimately betrayed by the CIA and the United States government. After the Bay of Pigs our hero is picked up by G2, interrogated for 3 months and sent to trial as the responsible CIA agent.
Masterson by Richard S. Wheeler
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1919 frontier lawman Bat Masterson revisits the scenes of his early days and discovers the wild west has vanished. Now there are wheat farmers and Prohibition-- and an effort to blot out the past. In this poignant novel, Masterson comes to grips with his legend and tries to set the record straight.
KAISA: A Historical Novel of Michigan’s Copper Mining & Oil and Gas Exploration Industries by Jack R. Westbrook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Born in the Michigan copper mines of a Holland, Michigan, Dutch schoolteacher and Finnish copper miner during the turbulent times of the 1913 Keweenaw Peninsula copper miner’s strike , Kaisa’s saga traces her life to the 1930s oil boomtown of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan,Mackinac Island, Michigan and Jekyll Island, Georgia, where Nazi U-Boats threaten, Kaisa finds love and intrigue.